Bring out your inner adventurer at attractions for the bold


Tampa Bay is anything but dull. A vacation here means heart-pumping adventure for the whole family. Buckle up and explore a diverse range of rush-inducing opportunities—from screaming coasters to up-close animal encounters—that only Tampa Bay can turn up to 11.

Radical roller coasters

You dangle precariously over a 90-degree drop, staring anxiously at the ground 200 feet below. Then, whoosh! You’re rocketing to earth at 70 mph down the rails of SheiKra, a floorless dive coaster at Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay that takes you for a loop and through an underwater tunnel before a surprising splash. If you love the fear factor of SheiKra’s plunge, you’ll also feel exhilarated on other intense coaster experiences, like the serpentine tracks of Cobra’s Curse. Riders still get a rush by moving backward, forward and spinning randomly, with no two spins alike between rides.


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